Category Archives: Recipe

Better for you, Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

I wanted a healthy version of the classic oatmeal cookie. After searching the internet I could only find no sugar no flour cookies or the classic full of fat and sugar.  So, I came up with my own version.  The … Continue reading

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Perfect Home-baked Sandwich Bread

This loaf has a soft crust and light texture making it a perfect loaf for sandwiches.   The dough is easy to work with due to the butterfat content and perfect for someone just starting out with bread dough. Ingredients: … Continue reading

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Homemade Cranberry Sauce

Okay, maybe I am a little behind on this post.  Since I am not the cook at Thanksgiving the cranberry sauce I am served normally comes from a can.  The other day while looking in the refrigerator for sides to … Continue reading

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Oh, Just Stuff it!

That’s right – we are talking stuffing today. Everyone I know says that their mom makes the best stuffing.  I know I make mine just like my Mother did.  It is a very simple but compliments the traditional meal well. … Continue reading

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Michael Symon inspired Pork Tenderloin and Fall Vegetables

Oh Micheal Symon how you inspired me today. I purchased a pork tenderloin the other day not really knowing what I was going do with it. Maybe pork and sauerkraut. Then while breaking for lunch I watched The Chew and … Continue reading

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Fried Oyster Patties – ’tis the Season

I am a happy girl right now.  Last night I stopped at my local seafood shop and picked up a variety of goodies.  I didn’t make the fried oysters last night as I planned and I looked at them all … Continue reading

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Comfort Food for a Rainy Day

Cheesy Potato and Bacon soup.  How much more comfort could there be?   This is an economical and easy recipe anyone can make.    Boil 6 cups diced Green Giant Klondike Rose ®  potatoes.  Do not over cook. Leave slightly firm. While the … Continue reading

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Lemon Parmesan Baked Perch

I usually fry my perch, however, today I was looking for a healthier alternative.  Wanting the crunch of fried without the fat was a small challenge that I took on and won.  This lite baked version was a perfect blend … Continue reading

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Avocado Spread for Sandwiches and more

Avocado spread for sandwiches to be used as a replacement for mayonnaise 1 Avocado Diced 1 tbl of lime Juice (can use less if you like) 1/2 Roma tomato diced 1/2 cup Plain Greek Yogurt. Combine ingredients. You can add salt … Continue reading

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I pulled an all nighter with a pork shoulder

It started out with a craving for southern style pulled pork.  I made it one time before on the bbq a while back before I had perfected my techniques.  In partners with a friend we set out to find a … Continue reading

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